NWU Jobs – Senior Marketer

Website North West University

Job Description:

The recruitment of pre- and post-graduate (contact and distance) students to meet the targets as set out in the enrolment plan

Job Responsibilities:

  • Represent UDL on different forums
  • Convene meetings with the project members as assigned by senior management
  • Compiling of Postgraduate and Distance Learning reports for management
  • Assist with the finalising of marketing material
  • Recruitment on individual basis of well balanced and academic excellent prospective students including the identifying students already in grade 9
  • Liaise with an assigned faculty as decided and agreed in discussions with management
  • Compiling of Postgraduate and Distance Learning Campaign reports for management
  • Assist with marketing material (brochures, One Pagers) development and distribution to reach enrolment targets.
  • Cooperate with CAAO on matters of mutual concern
  • Handle and direct queries received from the CRM system on Postgraduate and Distance Learning
  • Recruitment Via database and digital media
  • Recruitment Via campus visits of prospective learners and parents
  • Ensure effective operation of unit through personnel supervision, and provision of adequate resources and facilities
  • Values-based behaviour leadership and personal compliance
  • Identifying and management of strategic sponsorships focusing on the school sector and liaise with teachers and headmasters in the sector
  • The visit of schools and recruiting of students to adhere to the enrolment plan of the University/Campus/Faculties/Academic schools through grade 12 and grade 11 visits and parent evenings
  • Attend all staff meetings and training sessions
  • Team Member of Young Eagles assisting with projects
  • The marketing of university and its courses through career exhibitions
  • Digital marketing and advertising – Recruit, collect data and then disseminate information to prospective students, handle enquiries, utilise systems to enhance campaigns
  • Liaise with headmasters, teachers, and senior government officials to promote the University and its role in the Education sector
  • Organising online Postgraduate Open Day events and facilitate academic conference and Expos
  • Collaborate and lead advertising campaigns and digital marketing
  • Represent Postgraduate and Distance Learning on different forums
  • Assist with marketing material (brochures, One Pagers) development and distribution to reach enrolment targets

Job Requirements:

  • MS Word, Excel PowerPoint and email, Internet, Facebook, Twitter, WhatsApp
  • Audio-visual equipment
  • Above average knowledge of the school sector
  • Above average knowledge of the working of the school system
  • Good planning skills, independent and result orientated
  • Self-driven and sense of responsibility
  • Proven experience of ability to work with pre and post graduate people and understand their way of communication and sharing of information
  • Ability to win the trust of prospective students, faculties, and other role-players
  • Proven experience of ability to speak to and influence government officials, parents, teachers, headmasters and scholars and relevant role players within the university
  • Proven experience to influence and take part in the compiling of the university’s admission requirements
  • Above average knowledge of careers in the workplace including appropriate qualifications therefore
  • Above average knowledge of degrees (pre and post) at the university
  • Proven knowledge of the marketplace and the influence thereof on the university’s enrolment planning
  • Valid Driver’s License
  • Willingness to travel
  • Ability to work in a team
  • Bed (Hons) (NQF8) is essential
  • Postgraduate Qualification (NQF9) is desirable
  • 5 years proven knowledge and experience in the School and Tertiary Sector is essential
  • 5 years in depth knowledge to guide teachers, parents, prospective students, and scholars on subject/study choices is essential

Job Details:

Company: North West University

Vacancy Type: Full Time

Job Location: Vanderbijlpark, Gauteng, SA

Application Deadline: N/A

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